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C.S. Fly (American, 1849-1901) Imperial Cabinet Card Photograph of a Captive White Boy in Geronimo's Camp

Auction:
2142
Lot:
459
Sold for:
$6,463$5,500

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Auction:
Sale #2142 - 2142
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
May 11, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

C.S. Fly (American, 1849-1901)

Imperial Cabinet Card Photograph of a Captive White Boy in Geronimo's Camp, the original paper label on the reverse reads in part: "Scene in Geronimo's Camp, the Apache Outlaw and Murderer, taken before the surrender to Genl. Crook, March 27, 1886, in the Sierra Madre mountains of Mexico. Escaped March 30, 1886 No. 170...The Captive White boy, Santiago McKinn.," 7 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.
Condition: Light.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Geronimo's Camp, mountains of Mexico, Sierra Madre, Mexico, Santiago McKinn, American folklore, Apache, Chiricahua, Geronimo, United States